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Electric car battery warranties compared

Electric car battery warranties compared

John Voelcker Dec 20, 2016 Follow John Add to circle 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Enlarge Photo It's one of the most frequently asked questions by anyone hearing about a modern electric car: do I have to replace the battery? With 15 years of experience in mobile phones and more than that with laptop computers, most buyers know that lithium-ion batteries lose capacity over time. Replacing phone or laptop batteries, generally for less than $100, is irritating but not a deal-breaker. DON'T MISS: 2017 Chevy Bolt EV 10 to 40 percent battery-capacity loss: possible, but unlikely? The specter of replacing an electric-car battery pack costing several thousand dollars, however, may well be. The question arose most recently when Chevrolet included the following wording in the owners manual for its Bolt EV 238-mile electric car: Depending on use, the battery may degrade as little as 10 per...

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